UWF Scholarships

Ella Ashford – 2021 Environmental Scholar

Local ScholarshipsIn May 2021 we provided over $64,000 to many women and girls from East Jefferson County. UWF gives many awards including scholarships based on the Elmira K. Beyer criteria; scholarships based on the Lisa T. Painter criteria; the Constance Anna Pash scholarship for science/math disciplines; scholarships based on the Environmental criteria; Technical Career Scholarship; High School scholarships; Sophomore Assistance award and STEM awards. See more info below.

National AAUW Educational Opportunities – The national AAUW organization has a wide range of fellowships and grants for community projects and women pursuing research, certificates, or advanced degrees. Could someone you know be in next year’s class of AAUW fellows? click here for info…


EKBeyer Scholar 2021 – Aria Turney

— 2021/2022 Scholarships and Awards
— UWF Scholarship Recipient List 2014-2021

Elmira K. Beyer Endowed Scholarship funds up to $11,000 in scholarship after scholar completes at least one year of college study.
Qualifications and info…
Read more about the remarkable woman Elmira Beyer.

The Lisa T. Painter Endowed Scholarship is given to women who plan to study law, fine arts or health care disciplines.
Qualifications and info…
Read more about the wonderful Lisa Painter.

Constance Anna Pash Memorial Endowed Scholarship, CAP, generously created by AAUW PT member Virginia Thompson in honor of her mother. It is given to women who are already in college pursuing STEM degrees with an emphasis on math-based disciplines.
Qualifications and info…
Read more about these generous women.

The Environmental Scholarship is funded annual for a woman who plans to study environmental science with an interest in climate change.
Qualifications and info…

Technical Career Scholarship is funded annual for an East Jefferson County woman to attend a school accredited by the Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges (SBCTC) or by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
Qualifications and info…
Application form…

High School Scholarships for first year of college are offered to seniors at Port Townsend, Chimacum and Quilcene High Schools.
Qualifications and info…
High School Scholarship Application Form…

Sophomore Assistance Scholarships. $1,000 is granted to each of the previous year’s high school recipients who have maintained a 3.2 GPA in college.

STEM Awards for High School — Young women are nominated by their schools for science, math and technology achievement.

Tech Trek STEM Summer Camp for young women in their summer after 7th grade. Read more…

No person may receive more than one UWF scholarship in any one year.

Email us for information:  uwfscholarship@aauwpt.org
Mail to:
UWF Scholarship Committee
PO Box 644
Port Townsend WA 98368

ARCHIVES – Read about our prior recipients